Optimism & Pessimism; 2 Different Things
I want to ask you a question, are you an optimistic person or a pessimistic person? For some of youRead more.
Animal Training VS Enrichment Programs; What Is More Important?
Throughout my career I discovered that the phycology of animals interest me most. Questions like why animals do their thingRead more.
Would You Capture a Behaviour or Shape the Behaviour?
In 2008 I started with my travel addiction. Seeing other places is just wonderful. I’m fortunate that I know quiteRead more.
M. Simmons – Release Is Not the Answer
A couple years ago I had the chance to meet Mark Simmons, a well-respected advocate for the Zoo and AquariumRead more.
Training Medical Procedures; Urine Sampling
All of us who have animals in their life are connected to veterinarian technicians. Animals do get medical challenges runningRead more.
Does The Animal Take Responsibility of a Time Out?
In the last 2 years I have changed my thoughts on many different topics. Reading books about psychology made meRead more.
This is 1 of the most important training steps you need!
In 2005 I started to work at Ouwehands Zoo in the Netherlands. I worked under a great supervisor who taughtRead more.
It is Bad When it Happens, But We Might All Be Victim Too It.
Learned Helplessness The moment you don’t feel like you have options anymore for choices you want to make, from everyRead more.
Top 5 Concepts What Makes Your Training a Success
Five indispensable concepts for your animal training success in 2018 By Ryan Cartlidge – Animal Training Academy As the businessRead more.
The Zoo Scientist; Zoos as Science Boosters
The need to discover new things and the curiosity to explain the unknown has led us to where we areRead more.